EUGENE, Ore. — Food vendors inside the Eugene Celebration’s gates say business, as expected, is busy. But some local businesses inside the footprint say they’ve seen staggering sales. Most bars say their sales hover around the same or more, owners say likely because of loyal clientele, late hours, and of course celebration goers. But Voo-Doo … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A 30-year-old party is back downtown as a city comes together to celebrate. Organizers of the Eugene Celebration say they’ve barely kept up with ticket sales this year and expect to see tens of thousands of people head downtown to enjoy the three-day party. “We’ve had great participation from the community this … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — “Raise the Roof”–that’s the theme of this year’s Eugene Celebration. In fact, it’s been the theme for the last two years. Organizers say it symbolizes the three-year community service project they’ve been working on. The revenue from the Eugene Celebration goes right back into the community. The money raised is being used … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. – This is a big year for the Eugene Celebration. It’s the celebration’s 30th anniversary and Eugene’s 150th birthday. The fun happens Friday, Saturday and Sunday in downtown Eugene. Cami White talke with Holly Menino about what to expect.
EUGENE, Ore. — Set up was under way Thursday for the Eugene Celebration. This year is a big year. Not only is it the festival’s 30th anniversary, it’s also Eugene’s 150th birthday. With this being such a monumental year, organizers wanted to get as much of the community involved as possible. They’ve added several new … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — It’s that time of year again — time to crown Eugene’s new S.L.U.G. Queen! The Society for the Legitimization of the Ubiquitous Gastropod is hosting its 30th annual S.L.U.G. Queen competition and coronation Friday evening. So who is the S.L.U.G. Queen? Well…she’s a “beauty” queen who reigns over the Eugene Celebration and … Continue reading »